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Mentally preparing for marathon training

How much of running is mental vs. physical? I don’t think my body was made to be a runner and it does not come easy. And sometimes, I fool myself into thinking I just can’t run farther or faster or longer. As much as I love to run, it’s not always easy to get out the door and go. But …

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Fun Fact Friday

It has been forever and a day since I’ve done a Fun Fact Friday post. I honestly can’t even remember the last time I did one and something made me think about it today. So, here you go!       This weekend, I am going to see The Fault In Our Stars with Jenna, all around fabulous sister-in-law and …

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Choosing a marathon training plan…

Now, that’s a sentence I never thought I’d say! Ever since I registered for the Space Coast Marathon, I’ve been thinking about the training much more than the actual race. Let’s face it… Running 26.2 miles scares the heck out of me, but I really think I’m more worried about the training part than anything. In 18 weeks time leading …

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